Gettysburg Museum selling all its Civil War artifacts to the public Gettysburg Museum selling all its Civil War artifacts to the public
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Guest Blogger Craig Gottlieb: Is Mein Kampf an important book at all?

Stories are popping up worldwide about Hitler’s personal copy of Mein Kampf that is for sale in my auction, which sold for $28,400 on Saturday. Prior to and after the auction, I was inundated with questions from the press. The persistent question I get is … why is Mein Kampf […]

MEDIA LCT 7074 due to leave for Portsmouth for restoration (unique images by Dean Sawyer)

LCT 7074 due to leave for Portsmouth for restoration (unique images by Dean Sawyer)

Having spent the last 65yrs on Merseyside, 7074 is ready to leave for Portsmouth and a five year restoration. The last landing craft from Second World War saved for the nation by Portsmouth’s National Museum of the Royal Navy LCT 7074, the last Second World War ‘Landing Craft, Tank’ in […]

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OPERATION STORM – Review by Mark Barnes

We’re getting near the time of year when I have been asked to produce a ‘books of the year’ feature. This one is just in time to be considered, but I should advise that this is the paperback edition of a book published in 2013. Who cares about the cover […]

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Zahra Aleem tells the proud story of the first Muslim recipient of the Victoria Cross. History has it’s own way of revealing itself. Sometimes you travel back a hundred years in just a matter seconds to witness an extraordinary display of courage by using a mere old dusty book. As […]

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Gettysburg Museum selling all its Civil War artifacts to the public
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Gettysburg Museum selling all its Civil War artifacts to the public

Guns, swords, spears, cannons and much more will all be on the auction block when more than a thousand artifacts and memorabilia from the Soldiers National Museum in Gettysburg. “It gives the public the opportunity to take some history home with them,” said Bonnie Jacoby, who works for Gettysburg Heritage […]

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Zahra Aleem tells the proud story of the first Muslim recipient of the Victoria Cross. History has it’s own way of revealing itself. Sometimes you travel back a hundred years in just a matter seconds to witness an extraordinary display of courage by using a mere old dusty book. As […]

ON EBAY: M18 Hellcat – USD 275,000.00
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ON EBAY: M18 Hellcat – USD 275,000.00

M18 Hellcat SN 1240 Fully Restored 2012-2013 from the ground up Complete restoration R-975 C4 Motor This is the fastest, most powerful Tank I have ever driven, much faster than M4, M5A1, M24, M3A1, and even M41. The more powerful C4 motor gives this tank an incredible increase in speed […]

Dorothy Lincoln ‘Wrens’: The Cryptologist
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Dorothy Lincoln ‘Wrens’: The Cryptologist

89 years old Edmonton lady, Dorothy Lincoln, earlier known as Dorothy Winifred Shiers is among the hundreds of young women who joined the Second World War. But what is remarkable about her career is that she joined the coveted ‘Wrens’, Women’s Royal Naval Service. Her decision to join ‘Wrens’ gave […]

Best Selection of Black and White Photo’s from WWII
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Best Selection of Black and White Photo’s from WWII

Here is a selection of WWII pictures that we think are among the best! Despite damaged wing, pilot manages to fly plane home 8th Air Force B-17 Bombs German Airfield   Mustang in Wind Tunnel   WAVES (women accepted for Voluntary Emergency) check out .50cal machine gun Navy personnel play […]

Cold War photograph collection
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Cold War photograph collection

Martin Roemers is a Dutch photographer who grew up with the Cold War, which lasted from the late 1940’s into the early 1990’s. He heard about the war in school, on TV, and in day to day conversations.  It was a war about something that couldn’t happen, because if it […]

Families of lost WW2 airmen call on Government to help recover bodies from German swamp
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Families of lost WW2 airmen call on Government to help recover bodies from German swamp

THE families of five lost WW2 airmen are calling on the Government to recover their bodies after they were discovered in a swamp near Berlin. The men of Halifax HR980 were killed in 1943 while carrying out an overnight bombing raid on the German capital. Relatives of the lost servicemen […]

WHO-Tube: WW2 – Soviet Union T34 Medium Tank
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WHO-Tube: WW2 – Soviet Union T34 Medium Tank

WW2: Soviet Union T34 Medium Tank

OPERATION STORM – Review by Mark Barnes
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OPERATION STORM – Review by Mark Barnes

We’re getting near the time of year when I have been asked to produce a ‘books of the year’ feature. This one is just in time to be considered, but I should advise that this is the paperback edition of a book published in 2013. Who cares about the cover […]

Top secret naval communications base sold
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Top secret naval communications base sold

Criggion Station was a top-secret naval communications base that was built in 1943 in Wales and used during both WWII and the Cold War. During World War II, it was thought the the base was used to keep contact between Admiralty and the Royal Navy ships.  It was also believed […]